Introduced House Bill (H)

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DIGEST

Judge retention votes. Provides that each county election board shall include information related to justices and judges subject to a judicial retention election in its notice of a general election along with a reminder to voters to vote in judicial retention elections. Provides that if a county election board has an Internet web site, it shall publish links to the information on its Internet web site. Makes a technical correction by adding the judge of the tax court to a judicial retention statute. (Under current law, other judicial retention statutes include the judge of the tax court.) Requires Lake County Judge retention votes. Provides that each county election board shall include information related to justices and judges subject to a judicial retention election in its notice of a general election along with a reminder to voters to vote in judicial retention elections. Provides that if a county election board has an Internet web site, it shall publish links to the information on its Internet web site. Makes a technical correction by adding the judge of the tax court to a judicial retention statute. (Under current law, other judicial retention statutes include the judge of the tax court.) Requires Lake County and St. Joseph County to remind voters to vote in judicial retention elections and to post links to information on judges subject to retention in those counties on each respective county's Internet web site. ... View more